Somali born Abdul Qadir Mumin, age unknown but probably now in his late 50s’, arrived to UK in 2005/6 and became a visiting speaker at a Mosque in London occasionally attended Mohammed Emwazi, known as… Continue reading
The USA Navy said in a statement Monday04/04/2016 it has seized a weapons shipment in the Arabian Sea from Iran likely heading to war-torn Yemen.
The Navy said that the USS Sirocco on 03/28/2016 intercepted and seized the… Continue reading
An USA airstrike has killed more than 150 al-Shabab militants in Somalia, the Pentagon said on Monday 03/07/2016 evening. Spokesman Captain Jeff Davis said the strike hit a training camp where a “large-scale” attack was being planned. “Initial assessments… Continue reading
At least 180 Kenyan soldiers were killed in Somalia in an extremist attack on their base in the town of El-Ade in the Gedo region of southwestern Somalia, on 01/15/2016, by al-Shabab, Somalia’s president Hassan Sheikh Mohamud said, which… Continue reading
Al-Shabab Islamist militants have attacked, on Sunday 11/01/2015, a hotel in the Somali capital, Mogadishu, popular with Somalia’s members of parliament, killing at least 15 people. The Gunmen used two car bombs to blast their way into the… Continue reading
Somali al-Shabab has said, on Saturday 10/05/2013, that "white Western forces" who arrived in boats attacked a house in a coastal bases at night, killing one militant.
A group of between 10 and 15 attackers opened fire and executed people after they threw grenades into Westgate shopping mall, in Nairobi, Kenya's capital, at midday, on Saturday 09/21/2013. Continue reading
Sudan has accused, on Wednesday 10/24/2012, Israel of bombing a military factory, threatening retaliation after a resulting fire killed two people. Continue reading
Islamist militants in Somalia said, on Saturday 09/29/2012, they have withdrawn from their southern stronghold of Kismayo, following Kenyan and African Union (AU) military attack.
The US state department has placed, on Thursday 06/07/2012, seven top leaders of the Somalia-based al-Shabab armed group on its wanted list, offering up to $33m for tip-offs to aid the hunt for the men. Continue reading